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Monday, April 29 2013

Har Mar Superstar: Bye Bye 17

A change of direction which sees Har Mar Superstar ditching the synths and sex in favour of soul and sax.


Wednesday, March 27 2013

Was That It: The Rise and Fall of the Strokes

The sound, the cultural shifts, and the new way of doing business in the Internet-era music industry may have made the Strokes stars in 2001, but also contained the recipe for their undoing. Is Comedown Machine it for the Strokes?


Sunday, March 24 2013

The Strokes: Comedown Machine

Julian Casablancas and company embrace the '80s on fifth studio album Comedown Machine.


Sunday, September 11 2011

The Strokes’ ‘Is This It’ Ten Years Later

After 9/11, the Strokes offered rock escapism, three minutes at a time and they were not just a rock band, they were a New York rock band.


Pearl Jam: 20 Years in the Rearviewmirror: 3 - 4 September 2011

Pearl Jam's great 20th Anniversary blowout festival was held in Alpine Valley.


Friday, August 5 2011

Counterbalance No. 45: The Strokes’ ‘Is This It’

Our questions, they come to us in threes. Why are the Strokes so popular? How did they get the 45th most acclaimed album of all time? Is This It In this Counterbalance, Klinger will be the one to say the strangest things and Mendelsohn will act like it's completely normal.


Thursday, June 23 2011

Desitively Bonnaroo: Reporting from the Land of Dust and Music (Part 4)

You’ll be having fun, even though your body insists otherwise.


Sunday, March 20 2011

The Strokes: Angles

Will Angles be known as the album where the Strokes found themselves at a crossroads or at the end of the road?


Friday, March 18 2011

SXSW: Music Day 2: The Strokes, Janelle Monae, TV on the Radio…

The Strokes and Janelle Monáe thrill at day two of SXSW, while Bob Geldof keynotes the morning conference with a combative and passionate talk about the decline of rock and roll.


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The Strokes: Room on Fire (Reviews) [23.Oct.03]
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The Strokes (Reviews) [22.Oct.01]
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